Central State Museum of Kazakhstan

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View of the museum.

The Central State Museum of Kazakhstan[1] is the largest museum in Almaty, Kazakhstan, and one of the largest museums in Central Asia.[2]

When first established in 1931, the museum was located in the Almaty Cathedral. It moved to a modern facility in 1985 and is a landmark in Almaty.[2]

The museum houses the most significant collection of Kazakh historical, archaeological, and modern cultural and political artifacts.[citation needed]

Exhibition halls[edit]

  • Hall of paleontology and archeology
  • Hall of historical ethnography
  • History and ethnography of the people living in Kazakhstan
  • Modern Kazakhstan
  • Open fund
  • Anthropology Museum
  • Hall of Nikolai Gavrilovich Khludov[3]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Central State Museum of Kazakhstan Republic". Almaty, Kazakhstan. Retrieved 6 August 2014.
  2. ^ a b Heritage Net, UNESCO.
  3. ^ "Обзор экспозиции (залы № 1,2,3,4)" (in Russian). Archived from the original on 2015-05-07.

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 43°14′09″N 76°57′03″E / 43.23583°N 76.95083°E / 43.23583; 76.95083